PIA01747: Space Radar Image Of Kennedy Space Center, Florida
 Target Name:  Earth
 Is a satellite of:  Sol (our sun)
 Mission:  Spaceborne Imaging Radar-C/X-Band Synthetic Aperture Radar 
 Spacecraft:  Space Shuttle
 Product Size:  1536 x 1024 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  JPL
 Producer ID:  P44742
 Addition Date:  1999-06-25
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA01747.tif (1.15 MB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA01747.jpg (307.3 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:
This image was produced during radar observations taken by the Spaceborne Imaging Radar-C/X-band Synthetic Aperture Radar as it flew over the Gulf Stream, Florida, and past the Atlantic Ocean on October 7, 1994. The data were produced using the X-band radar frequency. Knowing ahead of time that this region would be included in a regularly scheduled radar pass, the Kennedy Space Center team, who assembled and integrated the SIR-C/X-SAR equipment with the Spacelab pallet system, designed a set of radar reflectors from common construction materials and formed the letters "KSC
Image Credit:
NASA/JPL

Image Addition Date:
1999-06-25